Grevillea argyrophylla Meisn.

Silvery-leaved Grevillea

Spreading, densely branched shrub to small tree to about 5 m tall. Leaves entire, rarely 2-lobed, linear to obovate, to 6 cm long, 1.5 cm wide, silvery, silky-haired below, margins rolled under. Flower clusters flat-topped and usually branched. Flowers white to pale pink; late winter to spring. Fruit rough.

Not common in cultivation.


Source: Spencer, R.; Molyneux, B.; Mathews, D. (2002). Proteaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 3. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 2. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

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kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Proteanae
order      Proteales
family       Proteaceae
genus        Grevillea Knight